Day Tours from Bendigo - Mount Buller
Bendigo is the perfect place to be based for visiting the surrounding areas of Victoria. There is so much diversity in the great state, everything from quaint country towns, fantastic beaches and coastal routes, wineries, golf courses, National parks and ski resorts.
Mount Buller is just 250km east of Bendigo and will provide top skiing and marvellous mountain scenery. An ideal way to visit Mount Buller from Bendigo is by coach tour from a reputable coach charter company such as Bendigo Coachlines.
Just three hours drive by coach from Bendigo is Mount Buller, and it is a premier destination for snow enthusiasts from across the nation and around the world. Take in spectacular views as you traverse down the slopes on skis, snowboard or toboggan on an exhilarating day trip or extended holiday.
One of the best things about Mount Buller is that you can spend more time skiing and less queueing up to get on the pistes. That is because Mt. Buller has an impressive lift network which is the largest in Victoria, with 22 lifts capable of moving 20,000 people an hour.
Skiers and snowboarders get access to over 300 hectares of terrain, with something from the novice to the top pro. The resorts varied runs range from gentle slopes to challenging black runs, plus also there are three terrain parks, an ulta cross course and two toboggan parks.
There are spectacular scenic chairlift rides and relaxing spa's. For the more adventurous sign up for ski and snowboarding competitions, helicopter flights and night skiing. They family is well catered for too, try taking the kids on a magical Gnome Roam adventure or escape to the cinema to relax after a hard day on the piste.
There are stacks of competitive and social events continually going on every week up on the mountain. Revel in the noise and colour of bobsled beats, join the Giant Slalom and race down Little Buller Spur, or take the kids along to the Petit Miam Kid's Race.
Mount Buller has varied and comprehensive accommodation in and around the resort, there are lodges, apartments and hotels offering budget to 5 star luxury. Mt. Buller even provides a Snow Guarantee, which means if there is insufficient snow for skiing participants then you can get your money back on all prepaid accommodation, lift passes, rental and lesson packages.
The views from Mt Buller Village are nothing short of spectacular, whilst the crisp fresh air invigorates the mind and clears out the toxins of the city. The Village is nestled into the mountain at 1600m above sea level, and is complete with everything you could possibly need for an alpine excursion.
There are over 30 bars, cafes and restaurants to choose from, 7000 on-mountain beds and a wide range of facilities and services including a day spa, cinema, chapel, museum, post office, child care, physio and more.
Quick Facts About Mount Buller
• 22 ski lifts
• 80 runs
• Highest lifted altitude 1780m
• Skiable area 78ha
• 20% beginner terrain
• 45% intermediate terrain
• 35% advanced terrain
If you enjoy snowy scenic views or are an active participant on the slopes then Mt. Buller is an ideal location to try out. Close enough for a day trip from Bendigo or perfect for an active weekend.